termino-terminal anastomosis

[ tûrmə-nō-tûrmə-nəl ]


A surgical connection of the central end of an artery with the peripheral end of the corresponding vein, and between the peripheral end of the artery with the central end of the vein.

Words nearby termino-terminal anastomosis

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